Citrix Gets New Chief Strategy Officer
Geir Ramleth is joining Citrix as SVP and Chief Strategy Officer. Ramleth will be responsible for a range of strategic, technical and operational teams to fully realize the company’s vision of a software-defined workplace. From 2002 until 2013 he served as SVP and CIO of Bechtel Corporation. Before that, he was president and CEO of Genuity, a Bechtel Enterprises company formed to deliver Internet and data services until its sale to GTE and also held management positions with Oracle, PageMart Wireless, and PacTel Personal Communications.
HP’s Chief Strategy Officer Joins Carbonite as President and CEO
Cloud backup services company Carbonite has named Mohamad Ali as the company's President and CEO. He was also elected to the company's Board. He succeeds Carbonite co-founder David Friend, who will now serve as Executive Chairman.
Ali joins Carbonite from Hewlett-Packard, where he served as Chief Strategy Officer. Before HP, he served as CEO of the Workforce Optimization division of Aspect Software. Prior to Aspect, he led Avaya's Global Services division as its President, and was additionally responsible for the company's research labs, strategy and corporate development. Ali also held senior positions at IBM, including VP of Strategy and Business Development for the Information Management Division.
Date Range: October 28th - December 10th